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  • Blogs

    March 15, 2013

    Mr. P-Body: DJs Have Become Nothing but "Living, Breathing iPods"

    Besides the likes of Pete "SuperMix" Salaz, Z-Trip, and Robbie Rob, few cats in the Valley epitomize old-school DJ culture than Stephen Peabody. For more than 16 years, the performer known as Mr. P-Body has worked turntables at practically every major club -- both past and present -- in metro Phoeni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2013

    SxSW: Should You Stay or Should You Go?

    Did you read Monday's Onion story "SxSW as Cool and as Real as It Gets, Reports Marketing Associate?" Once again, the satirical site takes aim and takes down its target. South by Southwest mania is upon us, and chances are your social-media channels are already being inundated with dispatches from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2013

    Joshua Johnson of Kai Dishes on Antelope Liver and Working for a Celebrity Chef

    Joshua Johnson Kai at Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa 5594 W. Wildhorse Pass Boulevard, Chandler 602-225-0100 See also: -- Todd Sicolo Dishes on Grant Achatz and His Short-Lived Las Vegas Marriage -- Conor Favre Leaves Arizona Biltmore for Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa This is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2012

    James Porter Explains What He Hates About Foodies and Gives the Best Description Ever of Phoenix as a Restaurant Town

    See Also: Chef James Porter Leaves Big Earl's BBQ James Porter Petite Maison 7216 E. Shoeman Lane, Scottsdale 480-991-6887 This is part one of my interview with James Porter, chef-owner of Petite Maison. Come back tomorrow for part two, when Porter explains why Deadliest Cat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2010

    Preston Smith, What Are You Eating?

    Prestion Smith​Preston Smith The improviser, director, instructor and marketer for Jester'Z Improv Comedy in Scottsdale performs regularly with the troupe. What'd you eat for dinner last night? I teach improv comedy, and a student brought me a pie to the last class. I took it home and forgot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2009

    Michael Christie and the Ongoing Rumble in the Phoenix Symphony

    The latest issue of the League of American Orchestras' trade magazine Symphony features a cover story on Michael Christie, the 34-year-old conductor of the Phoenix Symphony and the Brooklyn Philharmonic. As is the case with most trade magazine stories, the article is flattering in the extreme. So mu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2008
  • News

    August 31, 2006

    Vaya Con Dios

    A rugged hike across the Grand Canyon leads to a life decision to leave New Times and see what the future holds

  • News

    July 17, 2003


    The way to show love to family members takes some wicked turns in the Valley

  • Music

    May 31, 2001


    The artists currently known as Less Pain Forever reveal their greatest hoaxes. But will the last time be the charm?

  • Culture

    May 31, 2001

    Skip It

    Why the best teen movie of the year, based on a beloved novel, won't be in theaters

  • Music

    October 26, 2000

    Hot and Bothered

    Goldwater heir and local urban-music impresario join forces to turn up the Heat

  • Music

    November 4, 1999

    Stage Dives

    Veteran musicians say what's to like, hate about Valley venues

  • News

    October 7, 1999
  • Music

    November 19, 1998

    Second Coming

    Sunny Day Real Estate reunites to find that its myth has grown exponentially

  • Calendar

    October 29, 1998
  • Music

    October 22, 1998

    Soul Music

    Wailing Souls take their vintage reggae skank into the realm of psychedelia

  • Music

    October 8, 1998

    Hero Worship

    Seattle's 764-HERO expands its lineup, abandoning the ranks of the Northwest's great indie duos

  • Calendar

    July 9, 1998

    Night & Day

    July 9 - 15, 1998

  • News

    June 11, 1998
  • Music

    June 4, 1998

    All Systems Go

    San Diego's Rocket From the Crypt is ready to take over the world, and make you like it

  • Music

    April 16, 1998

    Winding Down

    Pollen bids adieu to Wind-Up Records over those pesky old artistic differences

  • Music

    April 9, 1998

    Mission Impeccable

    Z-Trip, Emile, and Radar remake Thursdays at Nita's

  • Music

    March 19, 1998

    Trunk Stop

    Trunk Federation's second album finds each member getting in touch with his disturbed inner child

  • Calendar

    February 12, 1998
  • Music

    January 8, 1998

    Medical Alert

    Local concert-production company brings underground rock to downtown Phoenix

  • News

    March 13, 1997

    Requiem for a Rogue

    Legal community pays its respects to flamboyant attorney Mike Scott

  • Music

    January 16, 1997
  • Music

    September 19, 1996

    Worst of Phoenix--The Music Scene

    Just a few splashes of vinegar to cut all the honey in this issue . . .

  • Music

    May 2, 1996
  • News

    December 21, 1995

    The War on Hip-Hop

    Nightclubs draw minorities, they get dissed by the authorities. Rap ain't allowed in this white-bread town. Don't hire our Kops? We bust yo' chops. Word.